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Lectionary@Lunch Live – Ezekiel 37:1-14
April 7, 2015 – 3:40 pm | No Comment

Jumping ahead of the Easter season (when the first reading is taken from Acts), Prof. Bill Carr discusses the Old Testament pericope for the Day of Pentecost, in the Year B lectionary.

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Easter 4 • 1 John 3:16–24 • April 26, 2015
April 14, 2015 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By Victor Raj
Preliminary Considerations
Placed midway between Easter and Pentecost, the appointed lessons for the fourth Sunday of Easter cumulatively call for a resurrection living for the Christian faithful in this world. Together, they are an …

Is it okay for a Christian to be “happy”?
June 3, 2014 – 3:13 pm | One Comment
Is it okay for a Christian to be “happy”?

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Is it okay for a Christian to be “happy”?

“God’s Greater Story”: A Romans sermon series by David Schmitt
May 26, 2014 – 9:30 am | 3 Comments
“God’s Greater Story”: A Romans sermon series by David Schmitt

Just in time for the upcoming series of readings from Romans in the lectionary.

Telling God’s Story
May 23, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

David Schmitt’s opening plenary at the 2013 Theological Symposium.

A (Lutheran) Case for Character
May 20, 2014 – 9:55 am | 5 Comments
A (Lutheran) Case for Character

Can Lutheran doctrine and character formation go together?

An Essential Theology of Easter
May 12, 2014 – 10:20 am | No Comment
An Essential Theology of Easter

What is the difference between saying “Jesus lives” and “Jesus is risen”?

His Resurrection and Ours: Why Easter Matters
May 5, 2014 – 12:10 pm | 2 Comments
His Resurrection and Ours: Why Easter Matters

There remains no doubt that Easter is very important for Christians. But it is just as important to know why Easter matters.

Get Closer to Your DMin with Continuing Education
April 28, 2014 – 11:18 am | 3 Comments
Get Closer to Your DMin with Continuing Education

New ways to engage lifelong learning in ministry.

“Gospel of Jesus’ Wife” Redux
April 26, 2014 – 3:02 pm | One Comment
“Gospel of Jesus’ Wife” Redux

The “Gospel of Jesus’ Wife” is in the news again. Here is a summary of the most recent developments; it seems that, despite recent news claims, the fragment is indeed a forgery.

Re-Imagining the Walking Dead: Preaching an Apocalyptic Easter
April 23, 2014 – 3:49 pm | 6 Comments
Re-Imagining the Walking Dead: Preaching an Apocalyptic Easter

Preaching the resurrection among the undead.

Renowned historian to speak at Concordia Seminary
April 23, 2014 – 3:17 pm | No Comment
Renowned historian to speak at Concordia Seminary

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Renowned historian to speak at Concordia Seminary